New Canaan Police charge man with assault
Robery Lynch, 57, was charged with assault at a residence on Avalon Drive West July 29 at 5:40 p.m.
Police said Lynch assaulted a 39-year-old female from Stamford who was taking care of Lynch's mother. According to the report, Lynch and the woman were having a verbal argument before Lynch grabbed the complainant's shoulders and pushed her against the wall. Police said he also threw her phone outside while she was attempting to call 911 before pushing her out of the house as well.
Lynch was charged with third-degree assault and interfering with a 911 call.
He was released on a promise to appear in court Aug. 11.